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How to Get the Most Out of an Intern
Internships

How to Get the Most Out of an Intern

Some professionals view managing interns a hassle, while others find them extremely helpful. Here is how to best utilize an intern so you both get something out of the experience.
Dorie Clark
For $44,000, This Company Arranges College Visits Via Private Jet
Travel

For $44,000, This Company Arranges College Visits Via Private Jet

Last year, 18 excursions were purchased -- a number that charterer Magellan Jets hopes to double this year.
Geoff Weiss
For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others
Leadership

For These Entrepreneurs, the Dream Job Was Finding Jobs for Others

With 100,000 users and counting, Campus Job is on a mission to give students across the country a 'passport to employment.'
Nina Zipkin
6 Ways to Make Your Intern Program a Success
Interns

6 Ways to Make Your Intern Program a Success

With intern season just around the corner, ensure your program is an educational experience that can make also make an impact on your company.
Jon Elvekrog
This Dropout Is Trying to Keep Kids Out of Student Debt
Student Loans

This Dropout Is Trying to Keep Kids Out of Student Debt

Dale Stephens just wasn't meant for the classroom.
For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand
Memory

For a Memory Boost, Ditch the Laptop and Write It Down by Hand

Writing by hand is slower than typing, but that could be an advantage when it comes to retention and understanding, according to a new study.
Laura Entis
Why Marketing to College Millennials Pays Off (Infographic)
College students

Why Marketing to College Millennials Pays Off (Infographic)

Fostering brand loyalty in college students is important: They may not have a lot of money now, but that will soon change.
Laura Entis
How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments
Market Research

How Entrepreneurs Can Benefit From Frugal Experiments

Startups can snatch success from the jaws of failure by doing research on a shoestring.
Peter S. Cohan
What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?
Education

What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?

If you know in your heart you want to be an entrepreneur, weigh carefully whether the value of college outweighs the debt you'll carry when you graduate.
John Rampton
Part Incubator, Part Private Club, Blade Wants to Electrify Boston's Buzzy Startup Scene
Boston

Part Incubator, Part Private Club, Blade Wants to Electrify Boston's Buzzy Startup Scene

Kayak founder Paul English is seeking to electrify Boston's startup scene with his new venture, Blade.
Geoff Weiss
No Pressure: A Hackathon That Doesn't Act Like One
Hackathons

No Pressure: A Hackathon That Doesn't Act Like One

'Unhackathon,' which took place in New York City this past weekend, aims to be a more inclusive, welcoming place than most other student hackathon events.
Laura Entis
Students Who Turn in Work Right at the Deadline Get Worse Grades, Study Finds
Procrastination

Students Who Turn in Work Right at the Deadline Get Worse Grades, Study Finds

Procrastinators, take note: As seductive as it often sounds, working under pressure probably isn't the best strategy for achieving stellar results.
Laura Entis
This Anti-Luxe Lodging Startup Will Put You Up in a Half-Built Treehouse For $19
Travel

This Anti-Luxe Lodging Startup Will Put You Up in a Half-Built Treehouse For $19

A new online service aims to find accommodations for brave, broke college students who are traveling.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Can Students Still Chase a Startup Career While in College?
College Entrepreneurs

Can Students Still Chase a Startup Career While in College?

Why entrepreneurial courses, campus leadership roles, and extracurricular activities are simply not enough.
Tanya Benedicto Klich